Dublin, 7 May 2015
Minister for Communications Alex White, TD, today announced that he has accepted the resignation of the Chairman of An Post, Mr Christoph Mueller. Mr Mueller asked to be released from his duties as Chairman after his appointment as CEO of Malaysia Airlines was brought forward to May 1st.
The Public Appointments Service (PAS) will advertise for a replacement shortly. The appointment will be conducted in accordance with the 'Guidelines for appointments to State Boards,' which was published by the Government in November 2014.
Minister White said: "I have accepted Mr Mueller's resignation with regret and I want to thank him warmly for the excellent service he has given to An Post over the last two years. I wish Mr Mueller well in his future endeavours."